Recreational gardening is supposed to be a refreshing and relaxing experience, to bring you close to nature and enjoy the fruits of her bounty. It's certainly not meant to be work. Leave back-breaking labor to the farmers and step away from your garden patch. Deck planter boxes aren't just ideal ...
January 17, 2018support
Gardening is a hobby that has increased in popularity throughout time. I'm sure that you know at least one or two people who have this for a hobby and you might be looking for a great gardening gift to give to them. There are plenty of gifts that you can get ...
January 14, 2018support
Ground cover is not all good news, however. There are some downsides, particularly if you have only a small garden, where space is a premium even though for large gardens the advantages certainly outweigh the disadvantages. The first is that a large spread of the same plant can be rather boring. ...
January 11, 2018support
Ferns grow mostly in lightly shaded to fully shaded areas. They prefer moist, rich humus soil with a slightly acid pH (5.3 to 5.5 pH range). Sphagnum peat moss is good to add to the soil for holding moisture and will add some acid to the soil as it decomposes. The ...
January 8, 2018support
What happens when you spend a great deal of time preparing and planting your garden only to find out that you can not just go out and turn on the sprinkler for an hour or so every day to keep it well watered. The lack of rain in your area ...
January 5, 2018Richard J
Before you start your home garden activities, it's a must to provide yourself with the needed tools and equipment in your nursery. These tools and equipment must be available all the time to make your gardening works easy and convenient. You can work peacefully and efficiently if you have a complete ...
January 2, 2018Richard J
Many home hydroponics gardeners miscalculate how much space is needed to produce a successful harvest. It will depend on what crops you intend to grow but the space must be large enough for the plants, the reservoir, high intensity lights, ventilation fans, exhaust fans, electrical wiring and more. For sure ...
December 30, 2017Richard J
Introduction The primary requirement of blueberry plants is a soil full of good organic material, acidic soil that is well draining and with plenty of water available. All blueberry plants require good watering conditions but some are more drought tolerant than other varieties. Also some are more tolerant of heavy soils ...
December 27, 2017Richard J
Plants are useful to use in many ways. Plants provide us with the basic requirements for survival. The most important necessities of humans are food, clothing and shelter. They are fulfilled by plants to a large extent. Plants are the main source of food in the form of cereals, pulses, ...
December 24, 2017Richard J
Fertilizer and Nutrients Applying the right fertilizers at the right time can increase growth and yields. Professional advice should be used to determine the type and amount of fertilizing to use. Fertilized and watered black aronia plant seedlings are easy to grow. A slow release fertilizer such as 0.3 lb/plant (or 3/4 ...
December 21, 2017Richard J